If spend any amount of time in the mountains of Wyoming, you always need to be aware of avalanche danger. Two Wyoming snowmobile riders learned that recently as they narrowly escaped an avalanche that caught them by surprise.
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — An avalanche in Teton County killed a 30-year-old snowboarder on Tuesday. Teton County Coroner Dr. Brent Blue identified the victim as Jed Wesley Foster, a Jackson resident formerly of Indiana. The avalanche happened on a peak called the Pyramid, which is in the Teton Range …
The discovery of unexploded ordnance has temporarily closed the road over Sylvan Pass to Pahaska which is east of the east entrance to Yellowstone National Park, according to a news release from park on Friday afternoon.
Anyone who loves playing in the deep snow knows that their is always a danger of being hit by an avalanche. Hopefully, if indeed you are ever caught in one, you'll have a few buddies near by to try and help rescue you and dig you out.